The Lockheed YF-12 (Blackbird Prototype)
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A film presentation on the joint efforts of NASA and the US Air Force examining the Lockheed YF-12. Location is Dryden Flight Center and Edwards Air Force Base in California. Background of research of the development of faster aircraft at high altitudes.
Some early tests on the YF-12 were conducted at NASA Langley Research Center in the Unitary Tunnel. For more on this facility, see http://crgis.ndc.nasa.gov/historic/1251.
Color film with audio.
Langley Film #L-1297.
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